Hundreds of car parking spaces to go as city embraces cycling

  • The City of Melbourne has looked to cities such as London, Paris and Milan, which have created safe cycling routes to encourage more people to leave their cars at home.
  • Lord mayor Sally Capp said a key element of the council’s approach was the desire to create bicycle lanes that people felt comfortable riding on.
  • Exhibition Street, between Flinders and Bourke streets, and Rathdowne Street, between Victoria and Faraday streets, will be the first to be upgraded.

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